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Where is Rahul Gandhi going?

'Rahul Gandhi is one of the few in the UPA with the political clout to carry out those much-needed reforms in the railway and power ministries, even if it means bruising a lot of egos in the......

How BRICS beckons Modi in Brazil

The BRICS summit offers Modi an excellent platform to reach out to world leaders and conduct diplomacy on the very ticklish issue of reform of the world governance structure, and to exchange notes......

Arun Jaitley always stands for the long term

'Power sits lightly on Arun Jaitley's shoulders. Just because earth-shaking election results have brought his party to power, he has not gone recklessly ambitious. "Too soon, too fast" is not what......

President Pranab's address to Parliament: The transcript

President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday addressed the first joint sitting of Parliament as mandatorily required under the Constitution after the general elections. The address is the political,......

Truly, an extraordinary fellow

Fifty years ago this day, May 27, India's first prime minister passed into the ages. Jawaharlal Nehru's legacy is the theme of constant discussion in India and abroad. Many Indians believe......

FDI in railways should be examined carefully, quickly: Survey

Noting that FDI and privatisation in railway sector could be the next big ticket reforms, the Economic Survey today said the government's proposal to relax FDI in railways should be examined......

Finally, Railways is on the reforms track

The Railways' revenue numbers are likely to carry greater conviction and the instances of overstated revenue projections may well be a thing of the past, says A K Bhattacharya.  Imagine a......

Railway stocks on a roll ahead of rail budget; gain up to 8%

Stocks of companies related to railways sector on Friday closed with gains of up to 8 per cent on hopes of reform measures in the rail budget to be presented on Tuesday next week. Texmaco Rail &......

SPECIAL: A few notifications is NOT reforms Mr PM!

For two decades while we continuously talked of infrastructure, power, ports, airports, irrigation, railways, roads, sewer systems, public transport, skill development, education, et all we also......

Club Railways and plan panel with FinMin: BJP

Batting for radical financial reforms, the BJP suggested on Friday abolition of the Finance Bill and clubbing of Railways and Planning Commission with the finance ministry, which it said should be......

  People speak for railway reform

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samir med
Q. initially there used to be 3rd class compartment in railways. gandhi jee opposed this idea and our leaders obeyed. Now there is no 3rd class but overall our railways has service worst than 3 rd class. do you think ignoring the majority who can afford high prices with good services is bad idea and still in common practice in policy making?
Samir Med:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/initially-there-used-to-be-3rd-class-compartment-in-railways/27605506/answers/

Sharmila Bose
Q. Modi wants to bring Railways at International Standard in comparative with France, Germany and Japan.. My question is.. Is their demography and economic structure is same as India?? Did Modi cud bring International Standard in the Demographic behaviour?? Has he shown any inclination against joblessness and administrative reforms??
Sharmila Bose:  A. the guy who started the reforms PV Narsimha Rao is for gotten by cong..but gandhi n nehru are remembered so badly that cong forgot communism n socialism have failed.. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/modi-wants-to-bring-railways-at-international-standard-in-co/27550991/answers/27605520

Vilas Pardhe
Q. Why the Indian economy continues to sink ?
Vilas Pardhe:  A. To aim high is ok but aim should be within the means and resources available. Just one man's (Modi's) whim people of India should not suffer...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-the-indian-economy-continues-to-sink-/26598165/answers/27551004

Good Citizen
Q. Do you think the forthcoming budget will be any indicator of the UPA governments desire to move on with the economic reforms? Your views?
Good Citizen:  A. There is a saying'Yatha Raja, thatha Praja'- Our Govt. has started to sink gradually in its second term.Corruption in high places, favouritism in...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-think-the-forthcoming-budget-will-be-any-indicator-of/22260674/answers/26598170

  Web results for Railway Reform
Major reforms on anvil to put railways on track

With the fare and freight hike and the budgetary exercise out of the way now, railways minister DV Sadananda Gowda is now focusing on the... ...

http://feeds.hindustantimes.com/~r/HT-IndiaSectionPage-Topstories/~3/j22-VYgeSZw/story01.htm
Centre plans stake sale in rail infrastructure firms

The government has already pitched for reforms in Railways by proposing Foreign Direct Investment and Public Private Partnership (PPP) to meet the... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/india/centre-plans-stake-sale-rail-infrastructure-firms-1629217.html
Will budget reforms help the Railways get back on track?

While the government's intention is to revamp the country's rail network , a half-hearted attempt at creating a more efficient organisation could... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/will-budget-reforms-help-the-railways-get-back-on-track-114072101265_1.html
'Under Modi govt, India may be best turnaround story'

Japanese brokerage Nomura on Thursday said India may become the biggest turnaround story among emerging markets in five years, given the decisive... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/under-modi-govt-india-may-be-best-turnaround-story/20140717.htm
worthless at best, a disaster at worst

The BRICS Bank, as agreed upon by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his four colleagues in Brazil, is less of a disaster than it could have been.... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/brics-bank-worthless-at-best-a-disaster-at-worst-news-columns-ohraq8dcjdbed.html

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